Senegal Military Size 1985-2021

Armed forces personnel are active duty military personnel, including paramilitary forces if the training, organization, equipment, and control suggest they may be used to support or replace regular military forces.
  • Senegal military size for 2018 was 18,600.00, a 2.11% decline from 2017.
  • Senegal military size for 2017 was 19,000.00, a 2.15% increase from 2016.
  • Senegal military size for 2016 was 18,600.00, a 0% increase from 2015.
  • Senegal military size for 2015 was 18,600.00, a 0% increase from 2014.
Data Source: World Bank

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Tanzania 28,000.00
Madagascar 21,500.00
Mali 21,000.00
Yemen 20,000.00
Somalia 19,800.00
Senegal 18,600.00
Tajikistan 16,800.00
Malawi 14,700.00
Guinea 12,700.00
Benin 12,250.00
Burkina Faso 11,200.00
Mozambique 11,200.00
Niger 10,300.00
Central African Republic 10,150.00
Togo 9,550.00
Sierra Leone 8,500.00
Guinea-Bissau 4,450.00
Liberia 2,100.00
Gambia 800.00
Haiti 500.00
Senegal Military Size - Historical Data
Year Number of People Annual % Change
2018 18,600.00 -2.11%
2017 19,000.00 2.15%
2016 18,600.00 0.00%
2015 18,600.00 0.00%
2014 18,600.00 0.00%
2013 18,600.00 0.00%
2012 18,600.00 0.00%
2011 18,600.00 -0.11%
2010 18,620.00 0.00%
2009 18,620.00 -2.00%
2008 19,000.00 0.00%
2007 19,000.00 0.00%
2006 19,000.00 0.00%
2005 19,000.00 5.56%
2004 18,000.00 -3.23%
2003 18,600.00 22.37%
2002 15,200.00 -2.56%
2001 15,600.00 1.30%
2000 15,400.00 -9.41%
1999 17,000.00 0.00%
1998 17,000.00 -2.02%
1997 17,350.00 -0.29%
1996 17,400.00 0.00%
1995 17,400.00 24.29%
1994 14,000.00 -22.22%
1993 18,000.00 0.00%
1992 18,000.00 0.00%
1991 18,000.00 0.00%
1990 18,000.00 20.00%
1989 15,000.00 48.51%
1985 10,100.00 48.51%